For Authors & Referees
Please see "Editorial Policies" for:
Information on clinical trials, authorship, plagiarism and fabrication, duplicate publication, image manipulation, corrections and retractions, preprints, research data policies, and communication amongst scientists and media.
Please see "Preparation of Articles" for:
Information on accepted article types, publishing original research, general manuscript publication, disclosures/conflicts of interest, style guidelines, acknowledgments, author contributions, references, figures, tables, and supplementary material.
Please see "Open Access & Self-Archiving" for:
Information on copyright and licenses to publish, open access & self-archiving, post acceptance, manuscript deposition, and digital preservation.
Please see "Costs" for:
Information on color figure and page charges, as well as SMI member discounts.
Please see "English Language Support & Useful Tutorials" for:
English language editing services and author/reviewer tutorials.
Please see "For Referees" for:
Information about publication criteria, selection of referees, conflicts of interest, confidentiality, the review process, and how to write a report.